Man charged with murder in Pineville shooting

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Deputies have arrested a 30-year-old man accused in a deadly shooting in Pineville, near St. Stephen Tuesday night.

The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office charged Franklin Lamont Ham with murder.

Deputies responded to Ham's home on West Point Road shortly after 8 p.m. and found 23-year-old David Sepulveda shot in the head.

Ham was locked up at the Hill Finklea Detention Center and is scheduled for a bond hearing on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Ham has prior convictions for possession of marijuana, giving false information and resisting arrest.

Authorities are continuing the investigation.

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